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Reggae News You Can Use For November 9, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Saturday, November 9!

H.E.R. and Skip Marley working together on new single “Slow Down”
Is afrobeat the biggest threat to dancehall music this decade?
New Akae Beka single released after Vaughn Benjamin’s death

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 8, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Friday, November 8!

Chronixx and Koffee scheduled for big weekend show in Birmingham
Lee Scratch Perry back on the reggae charts with his “Life of the Plants” release
Nigerian singer Niniola gains rave review in Rolling Stone

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 7, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Thursday, November 7!

Hymn Marley is making his brand of reggae on his terms
International reggae poster contest issues call for entries
Mr Eazi and King Promise combine on new single “Call Waiting”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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April 17-19, 2020: See You At Auditorium Shores For Next Year’s Incredible Austin Reggae Festival!

Thanks to all the local music fans and out-of-towners who attended the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival at Auditorium Shores.

With a lineup that ranged from Don Carlos to Jah9 to Etana, this year’s event was one of the strongest ever in our 25 year history! How strong you ask? The 2019 event raised $160,868.77 for the Central Texas Food Bank to help feed hungry families in Travis County and surrounding areas.

Also, please mark your calendar for Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19, the dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival. Tickets for the 2020 event will go on sale on Monday, February 3.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 6, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Wednesday, November 6!

Akae Beka and Midnight lead signer Vaughn Benjamin has died 
Burna Boy dazzles at sold out Wembley Arena show
HomeBros UK lists their top 10 danceable Afro tracks

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 5, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Tuesday, November 5!

Burna Boy wins ‘Best African Act’ at MTV Europe Awards
Koffee scores an impressive writeup in Essence
Nigerian-born Afrobeat star Teemanay continues to gain popularity

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 4, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Monday, November 4!

Live production of “The Little Mermaid” features voice of Shaggy
UK radio is increasingly replacing reggae with afrobeats
Yohan Marley releases soulful “Cry for Me” single featuring Satori

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 2, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Saturday, November 2!

“Legend” has lived on U.K. charts for 900 nonconsecutive weeks
Reggae music will calm your canines from excessive firework freakouts
Tanzanian artist Dabo shares the details of his reggae journey

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use For November 1, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Friday, November 1!

Inner Circle talks about the state of reggae in 2019
Study finds that homophobia costs Jamaica up to $11 billion a year
Trippple X predicts gay dancehall artist will emerge by 2024

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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Reggae News You Can Use / Halloween Edition

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Thursday, October 31!

Blizzi (the grandson of Toots Hibbert) drops new EP
K’coneil climbs to #1 on the iTunes Reggae Chart
November 22 is release date for the new Davido album

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

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